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Environmental archaeology books

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Agricultural Sustainability and Environmental Change at Ancient Gordion Gordion Special Studies 8 by John M. Marston Agricultural Sustainability and Environmental Change at Ancient Gordion Gordion Special Studies 8

This book publishes the results of 220 botanical samples from the 1993-2002 Gordion excavations directed by Mary Voigt. Together with Naomi Miller's 2010 volume (Gordion Special Studies 5), this book completes the publication of botanical samples from Voigt's excavations. The...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/08/2017

The Great Transition Climate, Disease and Society in the Late-Medieval World by Bruce M. S. (Queen's University Belfast) Campbell The Great Transition Climate, Disease and Society in the Late-Medieval World

Major account of the fourteenth-century crisis which saw a series of famines, revolts and epidemics transform the medieval world.
Format: Hardback - Released: 23/06/2016

The Great Transition Climate, Disease and Society in the Late-Medieval World by Bruce M. S. (Queen's University Belfast) Campbell The Great Transition Climate, Disease and Society in the Late-Medieval World

Major account of the fourteenth-century crisis which saw a series of famines, revolts and epidemics transform the medieval world.
Format: Paperback - Released: 23/06/2016

Water Histories and Spatial Archaeology Ancient Yemen and the American West by Michael J. (The Johns Hopkins University) Harrower Water Histories and Spatial Archaeology Ancient Yemen and the American West

Compares ancient Southwest Arabia with the American West to illustrate revealing similarities and contrasts surrounding water usage.
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/05/2016

La Arqueologia de los Animales de Mesoamerica by Christopher Markus Gotz La Arqueologia de los Animales de Mesoamerica

En respuesta a un creciente interes en el campo de la zooarqueologia, este libro presenta investigaciones que representan a las multiples culturas y regiones de Mesoamerica, tratando especificamente los aspectos mas recurrentes en la literatura zooarqueologica.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/08/2014

The Wetlands of South West Lancashire by R. Middleton, M. J. Tooley, J. B. Innes The Wetlands of South West Lancashire
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The Wetlands of South West Lancashire describes the results of an archaeological survey, carried out between 1993 and 1996, and of a separate palaeoecological and geomorphological programme of work initiated in 1966 by Michael Tooley.
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/07/2014

Dam Projects and the Growth of American Archaeology The River Basin Surveys and the Interagency Archeological Salvage Program by Kimball M. Banksm Dam Projects and the Growth of American Archaeology The River Basin Surveys and the Interagency Archeological Salvage Program

This book examines the profound impacts of the Smithsonian Institution s River Basin Surveys and the Interagency Archeological Salvage Program (19451969) on the development of American archaeology.
Format: Paperback - Released: 30/04/2014

The Oxford Handbook of Maritime Archaeology by Alexis (Underwater Archaeologist, Naval History and Heritage Command) Catsambis The Oxford Handbook of Maritime Archaeology
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The Oxford Handbook of Maritime Archaeology is a comprehensive survey of the field at a time when maritime archaeology has established itself as a mature branch of archaeology. This volume draws on the expertise of nearly fifty international scholars who...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2013

Other books in this genre

The Archaeology of Mesoamerican Animals by Christopher Markus Gotz The Archaeology of Mesoamerican Animals

This volume presents current research from across the many cultures and regions of Mesoamerica, dealing specifically with the most current issues in zooarchaeological literature. The book's chapters provide important general background on the domestic and ritual use of animals in...
Format: Paperback - Released: 15/11/2013

Environmental Archaeology by Elizabeth J. Reitz, Myra Shackley Environmental Archaeology
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This updated edition of the seminal 1981 manual covers recent developments as well as the wide range of materials and methods in what is now generally recognized as a key focus for archaeologists-the long-term effects of the human species on...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/11/2013

Archaeology in Environment and Technology Intersections and Transformations by David Frankel Archaeology in Environment and Technology Intersections and Transformations

Environments, landscapes, and ecological systems are often seen as fundamental by archaeologists, but how they relate to society is understood in very different ways. The chapters in this book take environment, culture, and technology together. All have been the focus...
Format: Hardback - Released: 22/03/2013

Lightning in the Andes and Mesoamerica Pre-Columbian, Colonial, and Contemporary Perspectives by John E. (Independent Archaeologist, University of Texas) Staller Lightning in the Andes and Mesoamerica Pre-Columbian, Colonial, and Contemporary Perspectives
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Lightning in the Andes and Mesoamerica is the first ever study to explore the symbolic elements surrounding lightning in Pre-Columbian religious ideologies.
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/03/2013

The Archaeology and Historical Ecology of Small Scale Economies by Victor D. Thompson The Archaeology and Historical Ecology of Small Scale Economies

An examination of the variety of small-scale economies across a variety of geographical and temporal locations, specifically of the degree to which they modified the landscape.
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/12/2012

Water Civilization From Yangtze to Khmer Civilizations by Prof. Yoshinori Yasuda Water Civilization From Yangtze to Khmer Civilizations

This book reviews the rise and fall of rice cultivation and fishing culture, which the authors call water civilization, as revealed in Chinese archeological sites dating back to 10,000 BCE, and through analysis of DNA and human skeletal remains from...
Format: Hardback - Released: 24/10/2012

A Heritage of Ruins The Ancient Sites of Southeast Asia and Their Conservation by William Chapman A Heritage of Ruins The Ancient Sites of Southeast Asia and Their Conservation

The temple ruins of Southeast Asia, the remnants of longstanding civilizations, attracted the interest of European travelers and colonists in the late 19th and early 20th centuries. They came to signify the artistic accomplishments of peoples in the regi
Format: Hardback - Released: 15/07/2012

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